WorldCat Identities

Knussen, Oliver

Overview
Works: 696 works in 1,613 publications in 5 languages and 26,252 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Songs and music  Orchestral music  Drama  Manuscripts  Songs  Ballets (Music)  Operas  Live sound recordings  Symphonies 
Roles: Conductor, Author, Composer, Editor, Performer, Arranger, Other, Interviewee, Director, Instrumentalist, Commentator
Classifications: M1000.C37, 784.2
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Most widely held works by Oliver Knussen
Three occasions ; Violin concerto ; Concerto for orchestra by Elliott Carter( )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at Blackheath Concert Hall, June 3, 1991 (1st work) ; and at Henry Wood Hall, Feb. 18, 1991 (2nd work) & Feb. 15-16, 1991 (3rd work)
Suite im Hexachord ; Reading by Hilda Morley Wolpe ; Quintet with voice ; Piece in three parts by Stefan Wolpe( )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonia : sum fluxae pretium spei ; Clarinet concerto by Elliott Carter( Recording )

9 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait by Ruth Crawford Seeger( Recording )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy the Kid by Aaron Copland( )

5 editions published in 2013 and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierrot lunaire : op. 21 (German) ; Herzgewächse : op. 20 ; Pierrot lunaire : (English) by Arnold Schoenberg( )

4 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undine by Hans Werner Henze( Recording )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undine: Ballett in drei Akten von Frederick Ashton nach F. de la Motte-Fouqué
Psalmodies : Vox in Rama ; Nightshade by Poul Ruders( )

6 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded June 1, 1992 in New York City (1st work) and Nov. 22, 1987 in Copenhagen (2nd-3rd works)
Grohg ; Prelude ; Hear ye! Hear ye! by Aaron Copland( )

11 editions published in 1994 in 3 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flood ; Abraham and Isaac ; Variations ; Requiem canticles by London Sinfonietta( )

6 editions published in 1995 in Latin and English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strawinsky: The Flood: A Musical Play / Abraham and Isaac: A Sacred Ballad for baritone & chamber orchestra / Requiem Canticles for contralto, bass, chorus & orchestra / Variations for orchestra / Wuorinen: A Reliquary for Igor Strawinsky
Roméo & Juliette by Hector Berlioz( )

8 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Higglety pigglety pop! ; Where the wild things are by Oliver Knussen( )

8 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aura ; Engine by Magnus Lindberg( )

7 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melencolia. Ritual fragment ; Meridian by Harrison Birtwistle( )

8 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1st work recorded in St. Augustine's Church, Kilburn, Nov. 20, 1991 ; 2nd work recorded in Rosslyn Hill Chapel, Hampstead on Nov. 21, 1991 ; 3rd work recorded in Rosslyn Hill Chapel on Nov. 7 & 9, 1991
Second concerto for orchestra by Robin Holloway( )

8 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at BBC Maida Vale Studio 1, Apr. 25, 1993
Vintage Alice ; Syzygy ; Songs by David Del Tredici( )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourth sonata ; Suns dance ; Broken symmetry by Colin Matthews( )

5 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alhambra fantasy by Julian Anderson( )

12 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taverner : opera in two acts by Peter Maxwell Davies( )

9 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of 16th-century composer John Taverner
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Knussen, Oliver 1952-

Knussen, Stuart Oliver.

Knussen, Stuart Oliver 1952-

Knussen, Stuart Oliver 1952-2018

Oliver Knussen

Oliver Knussen British composer and conductor

Oliver Knussen Brits dirigent

Oliver Knussen compositeur et chef d'orchestre écossais

Oliver Knussen compositore e direttore d'orchestra britannico

Oliver Knussen schottischer Komponist und Dirigent

Кнуссен, Оливер

אוליבר נאסן

אוליבר קנוסן

オリヴァー・ナッセン

奧利佛·克努森

Languages
English (78)

German (14)

French (9)

Latin (4)

Dutch (1)